2017 FINALISTS + WINNERS
The Lucie Photo Book Prize coincided with the Lucie Foundation’s programming in New York City this past fall, which included the prestigious 15th Annual Lucie Awards, the 3rd annual Lucie Technical Awards and our sister-effort, the International Photography Awards Best of Show. The top 30 finalists had their work displayed in at Splashlight Studios in New York City on October 28, 2017.
$3,000 TRADITIONAL PRIZE
The Traditional Prize is awarded to a photographer, editor, curator, or publisher whose book is commercially produced and distributed.
Single Author: Mark Peterson, Political Theatre, Steidl
Magnum Manifesto, Thames & Hudson
Slides. The History of Projected Photography, Musée de l'Elysée & Editions Noir sur Blanc, Lausanne
Zackary Canepari, REX, Contrasto
Paula Bronstein, Afghanistan: Between Hope and Fear, University of Texas Press
Alex Webb and Rebecca Norris Webb, Slant Rhymes, La Fabrica
KINO Seido, Touch the forest, touched by the forest., Akaaka Art Publishing Inc.
Photographers of Dronestagram, Dronescapes, Thames & Hudson
Power to the People: The World of the Black Panthers, Abrams Books
Tom Atwood, Kings & Queens in Their Castles, Damiani
Chi-Kwon Choi, The Truth
Peter Steinhauer, Cocoons, Powerhouse Books
Ellen Korth, Charkow
Peter Bauza, Copacabana Palace, Edition Lammerhuber
$2,000 INDEPENDENT PRIZE
The Independent Prize is awarded to a photographer, editor, curator, or publisher whose book is published and distributed independently.
Self-Published: Tianqiutao Chen, The Last Post Self-Published: Amy Elkins, Black is the Day, Black is the Night
Jo Ann Chaus, Sweetie & Hansom, Self-Published
Zora Murff, Corrections, Aint-Bad Editions
Shawn Bush, A Golden State, Self-Published
Barry Stone, Daily, In A Nimble Sea, Silas Finch
Matt Eich, I Love You, I'm Leaving, ceiba editions
TBW Books Series No. 5, TBW Books
Frank Cancian, Lacedonia: An Italian Town, 1957, Self-Published
Alex Oliver, WILDE DOGS - The rules of life according to Oscar Wilde
Kris Vervaeke, House Full of Gold
Nicolo´ Degiorgis, PEAK, Rorhof
Kyrre Lien, The Internet Warriors
Sascha Kraus, Forthright - Stronger than a weapon, Forthright Publishing
Fran Antmann, Maya Healers: A Thousand Dreams, Nirala Publications
Zackary Canepari, When I step in the light, I shine.